Acting Workshops &
Programmes at HCAC

We offer a diverse collection of programmes inspired by
various Method Acting techniques. We change our selection per semester to provide breadth as well as depth of training for both actors & non-actors.

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Workshops

Workshops are 8-session programmes that provide in-depth training and equip students with a comprehensive repertoire of skills.

  • Lee Strasberg’s Method Acting (Intermediate)

    8-Week Evening Sessions

    28 Aug 2017 — 16 Oct 2017
    Mondays, 7.00pm — 11.00pm

    Registration closes:
    25 August 2017

  • Lee Strasberg’s Method Acting (Introduction) (Afternoon Sessions)

    8-Week Afternoon Sessions

    29 Aug 2017 — 17 Oct 2017
    Tuesdays, 1:00pm — 5:00pm

    Registration closes:
    23 August 2017

  • Lee Strasberg’s Method Acting (Introduction)

    8-Week Evening Sessions

    29 Aug 2017 — 17 Oct 2017
    Tuesdays, 7:00pm — 11:00pm

    Registration closes:
    25 August 2017

  • Comedic Improvisation (Intermediate)

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    30 Aug 2017 — 18 Oct 2017
    Wednesdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    28 August 2017

  • Devised Theatre: Creating Characters

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    31 Aug 2017 — 19 Oct 2017
    Thursdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    26 August 2017

  • Applied Physical Theatre: The Artist & Society

    Weekend Physical Intensive Workshop

    1 Sep 2017 — 10 Sep 2017
    Fridays, 7.30pm — 10.00pm
    and Saturdays, 3.00pm — 10.00pm
    and Sundays, 10.00am — 6.00pm
  • The Power of Poetry (4 Nov, 3pm)

    One Day Poetry Writing Workshop (3pm session)

    4 Nov 2017

    Saturday, 3:00pm — 4:30pm

  • Comedic Improvisation (Intro)

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    25 Oct 2017 — 13 Dec 2017
    Wednesdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    22 October 2017

Workshops for Adults

  • Lee Strasberg’s Method Acting (Intermediate)

    8-Week Evening Sessions

    28 Aug 2017 — 16 Oct 2017
    Mondays, 7.00pm — 11.00pm

    Registration closes:
    25 August 2017

  • Lee Strasberg’s Method Acting (Introduction) (Afternoon Sessions)

    8-Week Afternoon Sessions

    29 Aug 2017 — 17 Oct 2017
    Tuesdays, 1:00pm — 5:00pm

    Registration closes:
    23 August 2017

  • Lee Strasberg’s Method Acting (Introduction)

    8-Week Evening Sessions

    29 Aug 2017 — 17 Oct 2017
    Tuesdays, 7:00pm — 11:00pm

    Registration closes:
    25 August 2017

  • Improv 101

    One-Day Workshop

    30 Jul 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    28 July 2017

  • Acting on Camera 101

    One-Day Workshop (Aug)

    27 Aug 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    25 August 2017

  • Comedic Improvisation (Intermediate)

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    30 Aug 2017 — 18 Oct 2017
    Wednesdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    28 August 2017

  • Devised Theatre: Creating Characters

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    31 Aug 2017 — 19 Oct 2017
    Thursdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    26 August 2017

  • Applied Physical Theatre: The Artist & Society

    Weekend Physical Intensive Workshop

    1 Sep 2017 — 10 Sep 2017
    Fridays, 7.30pm — 10.00pm
    and Saturdays, 3.00pm — 10.00pm
    and Sundays, 10.00am — 6.00pm
  • The Power of Poetry (14 Oct, 10 am)

    One Day Poetry Writing Workshop (10am session)

    14 Oct 2017

    Saturday, 10:00 am — 11:30 am

  • The Power of Poetry (14 Oct, 1pm)

    One Day Poetry Writing Workshop (1pm session)

    14 Oct 2017

    Saturday, 1:00 pm — 2:30 pm

  • The Power of Poetry (4 Nov, 1pm)

    One Day Poetry Writing Workshop (1pm session)

    4 Nov 2017

    Saturday, 1:00pm — 2:30pm

  • The Power of Poetry (4 Nov, 3pm)

    One Day Poetry Writing Workshop (3pm session)

    4 Nov 2017

    Saturday, 3:00pm — 4:30pm

  • Comedic Improvisation (Intro)

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    25 Oct 2017 — 13 Dec 2017
    Wednesdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    22 October 2017

  • Acting 101 (17 Sep 2017)

    One-Day Workshop

    17 Sep 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    14 September 2017

  • Meyerhold’s Biomechanics Workshop

    Three-Day Workshop

    24 Nov 2017 — 26 Nov 2017
    Fridays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm
    and Saturdays, 1.00pm — 9.00pm
    and Sundays, 10.00am — 9.00pm

    Registration closes:
    17 November 2017

Workshops for Teens

  • Lee Strasberg’s Method Acting (Introduction) (Afternoon Sessions)

    8-Week Afternoon Sessions

    29 Aug 2017 — 17 Oct 2017
    Tuesdays, 1:00pm — 5:00pm

    Registration closes:
    23 August 2017

  • Improv 101

    One-Day Workshop

    30 Jul 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    28 July 2017

  • Acting on Camera 101

    One-Day Workshop (Aug)

    27 Aug 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    25 August 2017

  • Comedic Improvisation (Intermediate)

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    30 Aug 2017 — 18 Oct 2017
    Wednesdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    28 August 2017

  • Devised Theatre: Creating Characters

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    31 Aug 2017 — 19 Oct 2017
    Thursdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    26 August 2017

  • The Power of Poetry (14 Oct, 10 am)

    One Day Poetry Writing Workshop (10am session)

    14 Oct 2017

    Saturday, 10:00 am — 11:30 am

  • The Power of Poetry (14 Oct, 1pm)

    One Day Poetry Writing Workshop (1pm session)

    14 Oct 2017

    Saturday, 1:00 pm — 2:30 pm

  • The Power of Poetry (4 Nov, 1pm)

    One Day Poetry Writing Workshop (1pm session)

    4 Nov 2017

    Saturday, 1:00pm — 2:30pm

  • The Power of Poetry (4 Nov, 3pm)

    One Day Poetry Writing Workshop (3pm session)

    4 Nov 2017

    Saturday, 3:00pm — 4:30pm

  • Comedic Improvisation (Intro)

    8-session evening workshop with public showcase

    25 Oct 2017 — 13 Dec 2017
    Wednesdays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm

    Registration closes:
    22 October 2017

  • Acting 101 (17 Sep 2017)

    One-Day Workshop

    17 Sep 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    14 September 2017

  • Meyerhold’s Biomechanics Workshop

    Three-Day Workshop

    24 Nov 2017 — 26 Nov 2017
    Fridays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm
    and Saturdays, 1.00pm — 9.00pm
    and Sundays, 10.00am — 9.00pm

    Registration closes:
    17 November 2017

Short Intensives

Short Intensives are programmes that offer you experiential insights into the training that we offer at HCAC.

  • Improv 101

    One-Day Workshop

    30 Jul 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    28 July 2017

  • Acting on Camera 101

    One-Day Workshop (Aug)

    27 Aug 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    25 August 2017

  • Applied Physical Theatre: The Artist & Society

    Weekend Physical Intensive Workshop

    1 Sep 2017 — 10 Sep 2017
    Fridays, 7.30pm — 10.00pm
    and Saturdays, 3.00pm — 10.00pm
    and Sundays, 10.00am — 6.00pm
  • The Power of Poetry (14 Oct, 10 am)

    One Day Poetry Writing Workshop (10am session)

    14 Oct 2017

    Saturday, 10:00 am — 11:30 am

  • The Power of Poetry (14 Oct, 1pm)

    One Day Poetry Writing Workshop (1pm session)

    14 Oct 2017

    Saturday, 1:00 pm — 2:30 pm

  • The Power of Poetry (4 Nov, 1pm)

    One Day Poetry Writing Workshop (1pm session)

    4 Nov 2017

    Saturday, 1:00pm — 2:30pm

  • The Power of Poetry (4 Nov, 3pm)

    One Day Poetry Writing Workshop (3pm session)

    4 Nov 2017

    Saturday, 3:00pm — 4:30pm

  • Acting 101 (17 Sep 2017)

    One-Day Workshop

    17 Sep 2017

    Sunday, 10.00am — 6.00pm

    Registration closes:
    14 September 2017

  • Meyerhold’s Biomechanics Workshop

    Three-Day Workshop

    24 Nov 2017 — 26 Nov 2017
    Fridays, 7.30pm — 10.30pm
    and Saturdays, 1.00pm — 9.00pm
    and Sundays, 10.00am — 9.00pm

    Registration closes:
    17 November 2017

Private Coaching

  • Audition Coaching

  • Remote Coaching

  • Role Preparation

  • On-Set / Out of Town Coaching

  • Business of Showbusiness

  • Public Speaking

  • Voice Training

  • Singing Training

Corporate Training

  • Confidence through Roleplay

  • Reporter Rapport: Media Training

  • Creating Corporate Presence: Discovering Your Professional Identity

  • Team Building: All For One

  • Creativity: The Art of Theft & Failure

    Corporate Short Intensives

  • Customised Workshops

Programmes for Schools

  • Pen on Paper: Creative Writing

  • The Art of Improv

  • Devised Performance 101

  • Team Building: All For One

  • Monologue 101

  • Creativity: The Art Of Theft & Failure

  • Strasberg 101